Argostoli Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Greece
Region
Ionian Islands
District
Kefalonia
Settlement
Argostoli
Site address
Argostoli Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
38.18412, 20.48480
Perimeter length
380 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Unknown
General site condition
The town’s Archaeological Museum was built on the site of the former cemetery. The museum was was destroyed during the earthquake of 1953, which is marked with a memorial plaque to the destroyed museum. Now, the territory is used as a wasteland and a public park around the memorial, perhaps also as a part of the road. There is also an abandoned municipal building on the site of the former cemetery.
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstones preserved.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Municipality
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

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